December 11, 2018
A guide to sustainable living
A search for ‘#sustainability’ on the popular social media platform of Instagram reveals more than 1.8 million public posts. From homemade tooth powder to clay dinnerware and rentable clothing, a quick scroll through the #sustainability gallery and ther related hashtags like ‘recycle’ bring out interesting perspectives from around the world about going green. It’s not… read more
December 6, 2018
UL Completes First BHEL Solar Module Tests for BIS Certification Programme
Press Release Testing enables India’s largest power generation equipment manufacturer to lead the way in building a quality domestic solar industry ecosystem. Bengaluru, December 5, 2018 : UL, a leading global safety science company, has successfully completed the first series of tests for solar panels manufactured by the Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) under the mandatory… read more
October 31, 2018
Is your building making you sick? It’s time to fight indoor air pollution
Publication Bengaluru, October 26, 2018 Is Your Building Making You Sick? It’s Time to Fight Indoor Air Pollution by Peeyush Gupta, Director, Sales and Marketing, UL South Asia. India was in the news yet again for dangerous levels of air pollution. A recent report by the World Health Organization (WHO) World Global Ambient Database shows… read more
October 4, 2018
Telecom testing market promising in India
Press Interaction Bengaluru, September 25, 2018 NEW DELHI: The Indian telecom sector’s equipment testing segment is expected to become a lucrative business for testing and audit firms globally with the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) rolling out a mandatory plan to initially test devices from October 1, 2018. “We anticipate a surge in demand for testing… read more
August 20, 2018
Vibrant Opportunities For Players In Energy Space
Media Interaction Bengaluru, August 20, 2018- India has been a vast canvas for numerous companies from various countries which have played major role in the growth and development of the nation. And currently, India has been pushing very hard to develop a new wave in the energy segment by encouraging the renewable energy segment. Peeyush Gupta,… read more
August 20, 2018
Blog: Safety and hygiene practices to overcome the after effects of Kerala floods
The South Indian state of Kerala, popularly known as the God’s own country has been witnessing widespread floods. With over 300 deaths, one of India’s favorite tourist destination has been reeling under torrential rains. Official news sources has cited that more than 20,000 houses and 6,000 miles of roads have been destroyed with over thousands… read more
August 9, 2018
UL designated as Conformity Assessment Body by Telecommunication Engineering Centre, Government of India
Press Release UL Centres of Excellence in Gurugram and Bengaluru to support telecom revolution in India – laboratories can now test telecom equipment as per Essential Requirements for mandatory certification by TEC Bengaluru, August 9, 2018: UL, an independent global safety science company announced today that the Telecommunications Engineering Centre (TEC), a nodal agency of the… read more
August 9, 2018
UL Launches Solar Inspection Certificate Service for PV Power Plants
Press Release Bengaluru, August 08, 2018 — UL, a global, independent safety science company has announced a new offering of a PV Power Plant Certificate: a solar plant verification and inspection service for photovoltaic (PV) power plants for commercial and industrial to large megawatt-scale projects. The service, unveiled recently, is now available in India. Solar plant… read more
July 17, 2018
UL launches innovative National Safety Science Campaign to transform safety culture in India
Inclusive, multi-dimensional initiative aims to groom students as safety ambassadors Bengaluru, June 27, 2018 — Underwriters Laboratories (UL NFP), the not-for-profit parent of UL has flagged off a unique and multi-dimensional initiative across 10 cities in India, the National Safety Science Campaign (NSSC). Promoting safety education for children is a key initiative for the UL… read more
July 17, 2018
Complete ecosystem needed to ensure India’s solar success – UL India interview
The Indian Government must create a complete ecosystem to ensure the effective on-ground execution of its ambitious solar program, says Chakradhar Byreddy, Director–Renewable Energy, UL, Asia Pacific, during an interview with pv magazine. This includes investing in laboratory infrastructure, and skills for technical due diligence, energy yield assessment and forecasting. Discussing the current state of solar… read more